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Understand SQL Server named instances

Understand SQL Server named instances: Visual Studio Essential Training: 11 Data Tools
Understand SQL Server named instances: Visual Studio Essential Training: 11 Data Tools

This tutorial looks at the SqlLocalDB.exe utility and how it is used to work with LocalDB instances. It explores the version switch, which shows what version of LocalDB are available on the computer. There is also a section that looks at the available instance names and explains esoteric naming conventions.

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Q: This course was updated on 08/23/2017. What changed?

A: The following topics were updated: installing the SSDT features and why LocalDB is essential for developers.

Skills covered in this course
Development Tools Developer Visual Studio

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